Wired Aerial Theatre

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Audition Notice!

Wired are Hiring Female & Male Performers

We are looking for 4 Female Stunt Performers, 6 Male Stunt Performers and 6 Male Physical Theatre Performers to join Wired for the production of Rigoletto at Bregenz Festival, Austria. This is an exciting opportunity for specialist performers who would be excited to perform outdoors for two consecutive summer seasons. 

These roles will include being a body double, character work, ground-based physical perfomance as well as wearing and bringing to life a full body costume. Those who enjoy creating, being physical and get a buzz from hard work will love this opportunity. This role requires an ambitious and inventive artist who can perform in front of 7000 people each night. We are casting for various roles which include:

4 FEMALE STUNT PERFORMERS - Audition: 6th December 10am-6pm

  • Female Stunt 1 - Advanced Harness and experience of working at heights of up to 60 metres, Aerial Dance, Ladder balancing skills and Unicycle
  • Female Stunt 2 - Aerial Dance (harness), Juggler, Physical Theatre
  • 2 Female Stunt's  - Aerial Dance (harness), Ladder balancing skills and Gymnastics

If you feel you are suitable for the above position, please send all the documents listed below to [email protected] with the following in the subject line of your email 'RIGOLETTO Female Stunt Audition 2018'

6 MALE STUNT PERFORMERSAudition date 7th December 10am-6pm

  • Male Stunt 1 - Harness, Ladder balancing skills, Slackline
  • Male Stunt 2 - Harness, Unicycle, Confidence in Water
  • Male Stunt 3 - Harness, Fire skills
  • Male Stunt 4 - Advanced Harness, Juggler
  • Male Stunt 5 - Harness, Ladder balancing skills
  • Male Stunt 6 - Multi-talented performer with good knowledge and experience in the above list of skills from all roles. This will be a swing role.

If you feel you are suitable for the above position, please send all the documents listed below to [email protected] with the following in the subject line of your email 'RIGOLETTO Male Stunt Performer Audition 2018'

6 MALE PHYSICAL THEATRE PERFORMERSAudition: 5th December 10am-6pm

  • Performer 1 & 2 - Harness, Clowning, Awareness of the circus world
  • 4 Performer's- Harness, Full body costume work

If you feel you are suitable for the above position, please send all the documents listed below to [email protected] with the following in the subject line of your email: 'RIGOLETTO Male Physical Theatre Performer Audition 2018'

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LIST OF DOCUMENTS TO SEND TO APPLY FOR ALL POSTS

  • Cover Letter (explaining which role you are applying for, why you would be suitable and why you would like to work for Wired Aerial Theatre)
  • CV
  • Show reel
  • Any other supporting material
  • Equal Opportunities Form which can be found here

DEADLINE for applications is 5PM FRIDAY 23RD NOVEMBER.

PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU SEND ALL DOCUMENTS REQUIRED BY THE DEADLINE. ANY APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THE DEADLINE OR MISSING DOCUMENTS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

Auditions will be held on the 5th, 6th and 7th of December 2018 at The Higher Space in Liverpool